Printed in the August 2013 Issue of The Northeast Texan Photos by Laura McDonald By Hayden Sparks The state of Texas has become a national political spectacle over the past two months. It began when Governor Rick Perry … [Read more] about Bringing the Abortion Industry to Its Knees: What Has Texas Done?
Engaging Crowd Attends Hensarling Town Hall “The IRS and other government agencies are out of control,” said Congressman Jeb Hensarling at his July 2, 2013 town hall meeting in Wills Point. The crowd of 50 citizens packed into the old railroad depot couldn’t … [Read more] about Engaging Crowd Attends Hensarling Town Hall
June/July 2013 Issue Disaster Preparedness in Your CountyBy Timna Rutledge In light of heightened tornado activity throughout mid-western states and the recent catastrophe in the town of West, Texas, many counties are taking a closer look at their emergency … [Read more] about Disaster Preparedness in Your County
Printed in the June/July 2013 Issue of The Northeast Texan “Monsanto Protection Act” Sneaks in Back DoorAg Companies May Ignore Court Orders Against GMOs By Brandi Midkiff The U.S. has seen a lot of action lately in the fight between the biotech … [Read more] about Monsanto Protection Act Sneaks in Back Door
Printed in the June/July 2013 Issue of The Northeast Texan Investment SenseFor the “Un-Knowable” Future By James Adams, Financial AdvisorHeritage Investment Services “You are asking me to tell the future, and I can’t do … [Read more] about Investment Sense for the “Un-Knowable” Future
June/July 2013 Issue HOGGIN WITH THE CAJUNS By Luke Clayton “These bottoms remind me of south Louisiana. I thought everything was bone dry down here in Texas,” said Jake Hebert (Pronounced A-Bear in Cajun), as my friend Larry Large and I … [Read more] about Hoggin’ With The Cajuns
April 2013 Issue Attention Parents: Local ISDs and Elected Officials Sound Off on CSCOPE By Timna Rutledge “I wouldn’t have a problem with getting rid of it,” said District 4 Texas State Representative Lance Gooden (R-Forney), of the controversial … [Read more] about Local ISD’s and Elected Officials Sound Off on CSCOPE
April 2013 Issue Sustainable Development or Sustainable Freedom?By Timna Rutledge The “current lifestyles and consumption patterns of the affluent middle class…are not sustainable,” according to the Canadian Maurice F. Strong, who served as … [Read more] about Sustainable Development or Sustainable Freedom?
April 2013 Issue Photo by Tom Prock Spring Has SprungBy Glenda Jensen Spring has sprung. My rose bushes have survived the draught and heavy rains. Trees are turning green, and I … [Read more] about Spring Has Sprung
Printed in the March 2013 Issue of The Northeast Texan Most media polls currently show a majority of Americans support the lifting of the 1994 rule banning women from being assigned to smaller ground combat units. U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta … [Read more] about Are All Things Equal? Women in Combat Roles